North America's premiere hockey academy

The Pursuit of Excellence Program is committed to developing a 360 degree player. Our success is seen through the quality and number of players that have moved on to the NHL, WHL, Junior and College levels.

Our Facility

A 27,000 sq ft training facility, divided into four areas, specifically designed to provide players with all the equipment they need to develop, practice and hone their skills.

Our Program

Our results speak for themselves. With alumni in the NHL, WHL, College and Junior levels, we prides ourselves on preparing players physically, mentally and emotionally to excel at the next level

Our Success

We have a proven record of success at developing players and moving them on to the next level. See what our players have accomplished and where they are playing now!

Our Camps

Power Skating, Showcases and Hockey Skills Camps throughout the year can be found here!

Latest News


Former Coach Fixes Lazar’s Season

April 6, 2015

By: Ian Mendes;   When Curtis Lazar’s phone rang a couple of weeks ago Read More

POE Announces Spring Showcase Date’s

April 1, 2015

POE is happy to announce the dates for both the Male & Female Showcase’s. Read More

POE claim’s hardware at seasons end

Congratulations to the following players on receiving awards at the conclusion of the 2014-15 season:


Jayde Sauder – CSSHL Bantam Varsity MVP

Matt Kasowski – CSSHL Elite 15 Best Defenceman

Thomas Goldade – CSSHL Prep All-Academic Team

Jackson Lindsay – CSSHL Varsity All-Academic Team

Cassidy Bowes – CSSHL Elite 15 All-Academic Team

Chase MacKenzie – CSSHL Bantam Prep All-Academic Team

Matthew Koehle – CSSHL Bantam Varsity All-Academic Team

Alec Zawatsky – NAPHL 16U 2nd Team All-Star

Keaton Dyck – NAPHL 16U All-Academic Team

Riley Thorpe – NAPHL 16U All-Academic Team

Kaleb Comishin – NAPHL 16U All-Academic Team

Sarah Potomak – FWSSC 1st Team All-Star

Amy Potomak – FWSSC 1st Team All-Star

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"In the 2005/06 year as a 15 year old, I attended the Pursuit of Excellence Hockey Academy. While attending the Pursuit Academy, I became a stronger person, a better skater, stronger in academics, and learned life skills. During that year I also played on the BC Outback (a Senior AAA Women's team). Throughout that year... Read more

Pursuit of Excellence is a hockey academy based in Kelowna, B.C., Canada. Ran by head coach, David Roy, Pursuit of Excellence is a hockey school that is focused on developing excellent hockey players.